|January 30, 2015: Preds' Hutton Allows Four, Takes Shootout Loss|
Hutton gave up four goals on 35 shots through 65 minutes and was defeated by the Blues in the shootout Thursday.It's a testament to how far Nashville's come that Hutton and the Preds were able to hang in there with the Blues for 65, but his unimpressive netminding led him to his third loss in the last four starts. Since Pekka Rinne's injury, Hutton has posted a save percentage north of .900 just twice in five outings.
|January 27, 2015: Preds Confirm Hutton For Tuesday|
Hutton led the Predators on the ice for pregame warmups and has been confirmed as the starter in goal Tuesday against the Avalanche.It will mark Hutton's first career appearance against the Avalanche. Semyon Varlamov gets the start in the opposite net for the visiting Avalanche, who have played sub-.500 hockey on the road this season.
|January 27, 2015: Preds' Hutton Expected To Get Start|
Hutton is expected to receive the start in goal Tuesday against the Avalanche.The results have been mediocre for Hutton since he replaced Pekka Rinne as the Preds' primary starter back on Jan. 16. Hutton has gone 1-1-1 while stopping 57 of 65 shots (.876 save percentage) in his three starts, so he may need a strong outing here to solidify his standing above Marek Mazanec on the depth chart. Expect the Predators to relay confirmation on Hutton as Tuesday's starter during pregame warmups.
|January 27, 2015: NHL Daily Picks: Islanders look to stay perfect against rival Rangers|
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|January 21, 2015: Hutton, Preds Fall In OT|
Hutton kept pace with Montreal's Carey Price for more than 64 minutes Tuesday, but ended up being sunk by P.K. Subban with 52 seconds left in overtime. He stopped 25 of 27 on the evening.Despite the loss, it's a nice bounce-back outing for Hutton after he allowed three goals on four shots in his last start. He should continue seeing the majority of opportunities in the Preds' net while Pekka Rinne remains out with a knee injury.